Monthly Archives: July 2018

Forex News Trading: Trade for Thursday, August 2, 2018

I need to leave early (well, early for me) tomorrow (Wednesday) morning to go to a doctor appointment, which will cause me to miss the US Federal Funds Rate trade. I will post the Thursday trade now rather than on … Continue reading

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Forex News Trading: Trade for Wednesday, August 1, 2018

2:00 PM EDT US Federal Funds Rate EUR/USD or USD/JPY It is expected the FOMC will not raise the rate until September. Comments they make at the time can cause the market to move one way or the other as … Continue reading

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Forex News Trading: Trade for Tuesday, July 31, 2018

8:30 AM EDT CAD GDP USD/CAD In April the deviation was .1 with a 23 pip move in the first minute. I forgot to post for this and forgot to do it. Looks like it moved 23 in the first … Continue reading

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Forex News Trading: Trades for week of July 29 – August 3, 2018

I had to go out of town yesterday and didn’t get home till well into the evening so am just getting to this. Last week was another slow one with a couple possibilities both coming out with very low deviations … Continue reading

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Forex News Trading: Trade for Friday, July 27, 2018

8:30 AM EDT US Advance GDP q/q EUR/USD In October we saw .4 with a 7 pip spike. As expected this did not have a huge spike associated with it but instead a slow strong push in favor of the … Continue reading

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Forex News Trading: Trade for Thursday, July 26, 2018

7:45 AM EDT EUR Main Refinancing Rate EUR/USD It is expected the rate will be left at 0.00% for the foreseeable future. There is a press conference at 8:30 which you could trade, but these are inherently risky so set … Continue reading

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Forex News Trading: Trade for Tuesday, July 24, 2018

9:30 PM EDT AUD CPI q/q AUD/USD In October the deviations were -.2 and -.1 with a 20 pip spike. Traded the AUD/JPY. Was hoping for a buy but got a sell. Spiked 20 or so and with almost no … Continue reading

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Forex News Trading: Trades for week of July 22 – 27, 2018

There were a number of trades this past week, and several with some large spikes. I don’t get up for the UK trades and was at the movies when the AUD Employment happened, so the only results I have are … Continue reading

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Forex News Trading: Trade for Friday, July 20, 2018

8:30 AM EDT CAD CPI y/y USD/CAD In April the deviation was -.1 and -.4 with a 45 pip spike. The -.4 was retail sales. The spike was good and strong but it trickled back a few pips and struggled … Continue reading

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Forex News Trading: Trade for Thursday, July 19, 2018

4:30 AM EDT UK Retail Sales GBP/USD In April the deviation was .7 with a 12 pip spike. Surprisingly it looks like it only moved down 12 pips in the first minute and another 12 in the second. Then it … Continue reading

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